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Clara’s Dog

GMAT-QFEMGY

This question presents a sentence. The underlined parts of the sentence might display errors in grammar, correctness, and style. Choice 'A' repeats the underlined part as-is -- meaning that it is the best and most correct expression. The other four choices present other options. When evaluating your choices, choose the one that is most effective, grammatically correct, and precise and follow the conventions of standard written English.

Clara took down her dog, Josie’s, leash, and when Josie saw it she leapt up in excitement. Clara laughed as Josie’s tail wagged and takes the leash in her mouth.

A

as Josie’s tail wagged and takes the leash in her mouth.

B

as Josie’s tail wagged and her mouth took the leash.

C

as Josie’s tail wagged and she takes the leash in her mouth.

D

as Josie took the leash in her mouth, wagging her tail.

E

as Josie wagged her tail and took the leash in her mouth.